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Calendar of Events

Use the link below to see the latest calendar of APL educational and social events.



A library of research, press releases and other documentation is available exclusively for APL members to download using the link below.
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Featured Events

Webinar: Net Zero, Connectivity and the looming value crisis - 20/04/2023

Join us for this thought-provoking webinar run by property advisor and infrastructure market leader Clutt…

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Bayes Commercial Real Estate Lending Survey - 26/04/2023

The annual review of the commercial real estate lending market in the UK for 2022.  Dr Nicole Lux will pr…
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Brecher Seminar - 10/05/2023

'Recoveries: the good, the bad and how to fix it!'
More details to come.…
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Knight Frank Summer BBQ - 20/06/2023

The ever-popular APL & Knight Frank Summer BBQ is being hosted on their rooftop terrace, 55 Baker Street o…
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APL Golf Day 2023 - 07/09/2023

The annual APL Golf Day is taking place on Thursday 7th September 2023 - more details to follow.
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APL Fundraising Dinner 2023 - 09/11/2023

More details on how to book will be released in the Spring.

If you have any questions, please email&nb…
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Join The APL

You can apply to join the APL if you are a permanent member of staff employed by a lending group and directly involved in lending to the commercial sector, including residential investment property, and/or are contributing to the lending decisions of your employer as your main area of responsibility.

Annual membership is £65 with a joining fee of £25.

To apply please click the link below to register. Once your application is approved you will be able to make payment on-line too.

What do our members say?

"New Member's Lunch is a great opportunity to network"

““I recently attended the APL New Member’s Lunch which provided a great opportunity to meet the Board members, other new joiners to the APL and former contacts plus gain some fresh market data in a comfortable and relaxed environment.”

APL Member, Santander
"LMA Young Members Seminar was well worth the 4am train"

Thank you APL/LMA for the invite. A helpful breakdown of the LMA Facility Agreement and a good opportunity to network with other newer entrants. Well worth the 4am train!

APL member, Aviva
"Of our various corporate sponsorships, the APL Dinner delivers best value in this key market."

We value our association with the APL greatly. We have been delighted by the increased brand awareness that our long term sponsorship of the APL Annual Dinner has delivered.

Sponsor of APL Dinner
"MIPIM APL / Savills Drinks, one of the most enjoyable networking opportunities of the year"

One of the best and most enjoyable networking opportunities of the year. The breadth of attendees ranging from bankers, investors, developers and professionals all in one place at the same time is unparalleled. The event is getting bigger and bigger each year!

APL Member, Barclays
"Nice Introduction to the APL"

The recent New Members Lunch was a very nice introduction to the APL and a great opportunity to meet and socialise with new members. 

APL Member